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Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Regulations for Enforcement of the Noxious Weeds Law [2 VAC 5 ‑ 317]
Amend noxious weeds list
Action 5008 / Stage 8582
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 6/26/2019  9:24 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 3/29/2019    
pdf Attorney General Certification 4/2/2019    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 5/17/2019   (modified 5/30/2019)    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 6/4/2019    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 6/4/2019   

Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 3/29/2019
Review Completed: 4/2/2019
Result: Certified
DPB Review Submitted on 4/3/2019
Review Completed: 5/17/2019
Secretary Review Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry Review Completed: 5/21/2019
Governor's Review Review Completed: 6/4/2019
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 6/12/2019
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 7/8/2019    Volume: 35  Issue: 23
Public Hearings

07/23/2019 2:00 PM

Comment Period Ended 9/6/2019
Contact Information
Name / Title: David Gianino  / Program Manager, Office of Plant Industry Services
Address: P.O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-3515    FAX: (804)371-7793    TDD: (800)828-1120
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.


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Action 5008:
Amend noxious weeds list
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (8227) Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/19/2018.
Proposed   (8582) Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/06/2019.
Final   (8919) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/23/2020.
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